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China suspends markets after stocks tank

Stocks fell around the globe on the first trading day of 2016 as investors dumped shares on new fears of a Chinese economic slowdown and more turmoil in the Middle East. 722 more words


The Voice of Joyce: Photos of Israel (October 2013)

  Dear Followers:

Photos from my Trip with the Technion group October, 2013  The Slide show starts with Jerusalem.  Enjoy!  The photos cover Ramallah and Rawabi in the West and the Bunkers bordering Gaza near the Erez Crossing , Israel’s southern Territories.  55 more words

The tiny pill fueling Syria’s war and turning fighters into superhuman soldiers....

Captagon pills are displayed along with a cup containing cocaine at an office of the Lebanese Internal Security Forces, Anti-Narcotics Division, in Beirut in 2010. (Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images/File) 1,018 more words

The Voice of Joyce: Link to Iran Agreement

Dear Followers thank you for your continued  support.  In the spirit of “Social Media”, transparency and education, I’ve linked the entire “Iran Agreement” to My Blog site and all of my other Social Media sites. 102 more words

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Link - Spyer on the Breaking Up of the Middle East

“In a process of profound importance, five Arab states in the Middle East have effectively ceased to exist over the last decade. The five states in question are Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Yemen and Libya. 76 more words

Conflict - Culture - Language - Psychology

FTAC - Questions on the Portent of Conflict in the Middle East

The scapegoating of the Jews : KSA vs Iran / Sunni vs Shiite : medieval conflict vs modern transition (with other cultural essentials intact) should probably be on the table for discussion all at once, for they seem to me inseparable issues. 138 more words

Islamic Small Wars


Created in 2008 – posted to YouTube – 3/25/2013.

Published on Dec 27, 2014

Unverified video uploaded to social networking sites purports to show fighting near Syria’s Yarmouk refugee camp, where Palestinians. 134 more words